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Rare parrot has been given a new ‘endangered’ status

24th July 2014

A rare parrot has been given a new ‘endangered’ status after a group of researchers from Chester Zoo headed to South America to track down and learn more about the species.

SLIDESHOW: Amazing examples of biodiversity on our Ecuador expedition

4th April 2014

Our recent expedition to Ecuador encountered a fantastic array of wonderful species. Take a closer look in this photo slideshow.

VIDEO: Granada Reports features our expedition to Ecuador

2nd April 2014

ITV’s Tim Scott visited us recently to interview our Director General, Dr Mark Pilgrim, and learn all about our field trip to help save the Ecuador Amazon parrot.

Becoming a conservationist in Ecuador

26th March 2014

Chester Zoo's online marketing manager, Simon Hacking, visits Ecuador and has some close encounters with some very wild life.

Our expedition to save the Ecuador Amazon Parrot

21st March 2014

Dr Mark Pilgrim, Chester Zoo's Director General, goes in search of the rare Ecuador Amazon parrot.

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